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Subfamily Orthocladiinae

 
 
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A Revision of the Holarctic Species of Orthocladius (Euorthocladius) (Diptera: Chironomidae)
By Soponis AR
Spixiana Supplement 13, pp 3-68, 1990
full text here or here

A Revision of Nearctic Species of Orthocladius (Orthocladius) van der Wulp (Diptera: Chironomidae)
By Soponis AR
The Memoirs of the Entomological Society of Canada, Vol. 109, Supplement S102, pp. 1-187, 1977
abstract

Soponis' 1974 Carleton University Ph.D. thesis that led to this paper is available here. It's free but the reproduction from microfiche is pretty awful

Keys for the Genus Cricotopus adapted from "Revision der Gattung Cricotopus van der Wulp und ihrer Verwandten...
By Simpson KW, Bode RW, Albu P
Bulletin No. 450, New York State Museum, 1983
full title is Keys for the Genus Cricotopus adapted from "Revision der Gattung Cricotopus van der Wulp und ihrer Verwandten (Diptera, Chirononomidae)" by M. Hirvenoja

PDF

The original Hirvenoja paper in German is available on JSTOR at https://www.jstor.org/stable/23733668?seq=1

A Review of the Genus Cricotopus in Ohio, with a Key to Adults of Species of the Northeastern United States...
By Boesel MW
Ohio Journal of Science 83(3): 74-90, 1983
full title is A Review of the Genus Cricotopus in Ohio, with a Key to Adults of Species of the Northeastern United States (Diptera, Chironomidae)
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heads-up from the BugGuide genus Info page: "...[key] is not reliable in separating some closely related species"

The adult males of Chironomidae (Diptera) of the Holarctic Region
By Torgny Wiederholm
Entomologica Scandinavica, 1989
Entomologica Scandinavica Supplement 34 is a 532 page volume with keys, diagnoses, and drawings of the genera of Chironomidae of the Holarctic region.

The genera of larval midges of Canada (Diptera, Chironomidae)
By Oliver D.R., Roussel M.E.
The insects and arachnids of Canada, Pt. 11. Ottawa: Agriculture Canada. 263 pp., 1983

The Chironomidae
By P. D. Armitage, P. S. Cranston, L. C. V. Pinder
Springer, 1995
Subtitled "The biology and ecology of non-biting midges."

The publisher writes: "The dipteran family Chironomidae is the most widely distributed and frequently the most abundant group of insects in freshwater with representatives in both terrestrial and marine environments. This book provides a state-of-the-art account of the family including both pure and applied aspects of research."

Available on Google Books at http://books.google.com/books?id=bQyvnx4x6toC.

Contains a key to subfamilies beginning at page 53, which suffers

Guide to the Insects of Connecticut Part VI. The Diptera or True Flies Fifth Fascicle: Midges and Gnats
By Johannsen OA, Townes HK, Shaw FR, Fisher EG
State Geological and Natural History Survey Bulletin No. 80, 1952
Contents
Tendipedidae (Chironomidae) by Johannsen OA and Townes HK
Heleidae (Ceratopogonidae) by Johannsen OA
Fungivoridae (Mycetophilidae) by Shaw FR and Fisher EG

not available online as far as I know

 
 
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